Parsons, KS has eleven educational administration schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Pittsburg State University, the highest ranked school in this group with an educational administration program, has a total student population of 7,277. It is the 1858th highest ranked school in the USA and the 15th highest in the state of Kansas (#1 is Southwestern College). To learn more about educational administration programs in Parsons, ratemyprofessors.com has reviews of educational administration professors at Pittsburg State University such as Marilyn Dishman-Horst, Gloria Flynn, Janice Jewett, Mark Johnson, Susan Knell, and Frank Miller.
Educational Administration students from Parsons schools who go on to become educational administratorss, teachers, higher education specialists, education administrators, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 28,710 people working as education administrators alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $80,140. Also, Education administrators, elementary and secondary school make on average $87,390 per year and there are about 219,280 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Kansas nonmetropolitan area alone, there are 890 employed education administrators, elementary and secondary school earning an average salary of $70,450. Education administrators in this area earn $80,320/yr and there are 60 employed.
Parsons lies in Labette county, which is one of the 67 counties in Kansas. Overall, the Kansas nonmetropolitan area has 444,090 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 0.9% unemployment rate, $15.63/hr average worker wage, and a $32,500 average annual salary. Thus, about 0.143 out of every 1000 jobs in Parsons are held by education administrators, and 1.995/1000 are held by education administrators, elementary and secondary school.
Of the 11 educational administration schools with a 100-mile radius of Parsons, none have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Baker University comes out as the most expensive ($21,424/yr) for educational administration students, with Coffeyville Community College as the lowest, reported at only $4,308/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Parsons|
|Fort Scott||KS||-||1||19.5238||38||46.0 miles|
|Siloam Springs||AR||-||1||66.9948||62||89.1 miles|
|El Dorado||KS||-||2||14.14||133||93.8 miles|
|Arkansas City||KS||-||1||16.4747||36||99.8 miles|